Public Transportation

CGIS South (1730 Cambridge St.) is a 5-minute walk from the Harvard Station stop on the MBTA Red Line [map] and is also accessible by bus.

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Visitors are advised that parking is scarce; public transportation is highly recommended. The CGIS South Building is a 5-minute walk from the Harvard Square subway stop on the MBTA Red Line.

There are some metered spots available on Cambridge and Broadway streets and in the surrounding area. Paid parking is sometimes available in the nearby Everett and Broadway garages. However, a special visitor parking permit must be purchased in advance to use these facilities. For more information, contact the Harvard University Parking Services at 617-495-3772 or

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